These two paintings were unveiled last night at the opening at the 2013 ANNUAL FIGURE & PORTRAIT SHOW at the St Augustine Art Association. JAN 4- 27 | I would like to thank the St Augustine Art Association for the special award (second place) at the Annual Figure and Portrait Show. Spotlight from above |8″ x 10″ | Oil | $525 Comfortable | 8″ x 8″ | Oil |SOLD ( Awarded 2nd Place) If you’d like to follow my work
Shadow Side|5″ x 7″ |Oil Painting on Board |CJK I have this quote on my studio wall – “There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will be lost.” The world will not have it. It is not your business to
Painting is far, from a relaxing pink champagne affair… its like a form of torture sometimes. With each painting you have to say something, there’s a spark and if there isn’t, you have to have the guts to change it or turn it on its head. So these two new paintings are over two that didn’t make it. As a result you have a shine through a pentimento. “A pentimento (plural pentimenti) is an alteration in a painting, evidenced by
12″ x 16″ | Oil on canvas | In studio Painting the human figure with expression and emotion is the challenge for the artist, for the model its a meditative session called counting drips! Well not really ….. I just thought, its a cool title for this painting! Figurative Section of my website – has more paintings just posted.